American University in Bosnia and Herzegovina


American University in Bosnia and Herzegovina
American University in
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Američki univerzitet u Bosni i Hercegovini

AUBiH logo
Motto "Enjoy Education"
Established 2005
Type Private
President Denis Prčić[1]
Provost Šefik Mulabegović[2]
Location Tuzla, Sarajevo, Banja Luka, Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Colors White and Blue         
Website http://www.aubih.edu.ba/

The American University in Bosnia and Herzegovina (abbr. AUBiH) is an undergraduate establishment located in Tuzla, Bosnia and Herzegovina. In 2007, the University opened a postgraduate department in Sarajevo, offering a fast track master's degree in business administration. In 2009, it opened an undergraduate department in Banja Luka.[3]

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Staff

The lecturing staff are mainly former US professionals, as well as some from Europe and Bosnia & Herzegovina. Some lectures are conducted via online, distance-learning methods. Students from AUBIH received double diplomas (both from the US and Bosnia & Herzegovina), they attend one semester in USA; they have opportunities for work placement with leading US companies such as Xerox, Microsoft, Johnson & Johnson and Kodak.[4]

The President of AUBiH is Denis Prcic, an entrepreneur from Tuzla who lived in Rochester, NY in the 1990s.[5][6]

Partnership

AUBIH had a partnership with State University of New York at Canton (SUNY) until November 2011 to offer undergraduate programs in the fields of international financing, banking, insurance and risk management, information technology and digital economy. That agreement expired in November 2011.

The University is organized around three colleges:

The College of International Finance and Banking - CIFB (Tuzla, Sarajevo, Banja Luka)

The College of International Law and Diplomacy - CILD (Tuzla, Sarajevo, Banja Luka)

The College of Digital Economy and Information Technology - CDEIT (Tuzla)

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